Bolivia Unemployment Rate 1991-2021

Unemployment refers to the share of the labor force that is without work but available for and seeking employment.
  • Bolivia unemployment rate for 2020 was 5.61%, a 2.15% increase from 2019.
  • Bolivia unemployment rate for 2019 was 3.46%, a 0.06% decline from 2018.
  • Bolivia unemployment rate for 2018 was 3.52%, a 0.14% decline from 2017.
  • Bolivia unemployment rate for 2017 was 3.66%, a 0.16% increase from 2016.
Data Source: World Bank

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Bolivia Unemployment Rate - Historical Data
Year Unemployment Rate (%) Annual Change
2020 5.61% 2.15%
2019 3.46% -0.06%
2018 3.52% -0.14%
2017 3.66% 0.16%
2016 3.50% 0.43%
2015 3.07% 1.06%
2014 2.01% -0.38%
2013 2.39% 0.34%
2012 2.05% -0.17%
2011 2.22% -0.33%
2010 2.55% -0.31%
2009 2.86% 0.26%
2008 2.60% -0.04%
2007 2.64% -0.08%
2006 2.72% -0.10%
2005 2.82% -0.05%
2004 2.87% -0.03%
2003 2.90% -0.01%
2002 2.91% 0.03%
2001 2.88% -0.01%
2000 2.89% -0.02%
1999 2.91% 0.03%
1998 2.88% 0.00%
1997 2.88% -0.01%
1996 2.89% 0.00%
1995 2.89% 0.00%
1994 2.89% 0.02%
1993 2.87% 0.08%
1992 2.79% 0.05%
1991 2.74% 0.05%